Translation: from spanish

off-peak times

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  • off-peak — ADJ: ADJ n You use off peak to describe something that happens or that is used at times when there is least demand for it. Prices at off peak times are often lower than at other times. The price for indoor courts is ₤10 per hour at peak times and …   English dictionary

  • off-peak — ˌoff ˈpeak adjective [only before a noun] 1. TRAVEL off peak travel, electricity etc is cheaper than normal because fewer people are travelling, using electricity etc at that time: • discounts on off peak travel 2. COMMERCE off peak hours or… …   Financial and business terms

  • off-peak — adj especially BrE 1.) off peak hours or periods are times that are less busy because fewer people want to do or use something ▪ Telephone charges are lower during off peak periods . 2.) off peak travel, electricity etc is cheaper because it is… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • off-peak — adjective, adverb at times when prices are lower because not so many people want something or want to do something: off peak hours/prices/electricity I travel off peak whenever I can …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • off-peak — adjective 1 off peak hours or periods are times when fewer people want to do or use something: Telephone charges are lower during off peak periods. 2 off peak travel, electricity etc is cheaper because it is done or used at these times …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • off-peak — UK / US adjective, adverb at times when prices are lower because not as many people want something or want to do something off peak hours/prices I travel off peak whenever I can …   English dictionary

  • ˌoff-ˈpeak — adj, adv at times when prices are lower because a service is not usually used by many people off peak hours/prices/electricity[/ex] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • Peak demand — is used to refer to a historically high point in the sales record of a particular product. In terms of energy use, peak demand describes a period of strong consumer demand. Contents 1 Peak load 1.1 Off peak 1.2 Response …   Wikipedia

  • Peak — The transition from the end of an economic expansion to the start of a contraction. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * ▪ I. peak peak 1 [piːk] noun [countable] the time when prices, shares etc have reached their highest point or level: • …   Financial and business terms

  • peak — The high point at the end of an economic expansion until the start of a contraction. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * ▪ I. peak peak 1 [piːk] noun [countable] the time when prices, shares etc have reached their highest point or level: • The… …   Financial and business terms

  • peak — [[t]pi͟ːk[/t]] ♦♦♦ peaks, peaking, peaked 1) N COUNT: usu sing, usu with supp The peak of a process or an activity is the point at which it is at its strongest, most successful, or most fully developed. The party s membership has fallen from a… …   English dictionary


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